Active Retirement Group Trips


Groups at Dalkey

Where 21st century technology meets 15th century living history!
Professional actors bring the history to life with a fun theatre performance as part of the guided tour.
Visit a medieval castle/ fortified townhouse, an early Christian Church, a state of the art Heritage Centre. The Writers’ Gallery has portraits and interactive screens with the work of 45 writers and creative artists from Joyce to Bono and Beckett to Binchy and more.




Active Retirement Groups at DalkeyOn the tour you can let your imagination flow and travel back in time and be enthralled by the extraordinary work of the Archer, the Cook and the travelling Barber-Surgeon.

Actors from Deilg Inis Living History Theatre Company will involve you in their lives, their work and their stories.
You may even try your strength on the longbow, sit in the Barber Surgeon’s cart or experience medieval toilet practices in the Garderobe!

Lunch locally: Three course lunches or lighter fare can be booked locally in Dalkey as part of your day out! Enquire for details.

Accessibility: Partial wheel chair access. We can accommodate groups who are unable to go up the stairs to the Living Quarters by arranging to have some of the tour conducted on the ground floor level. Advance notice is required.

Coach Parking: Available nearby. See Map

Shopping: Dundrum Town Centre: Some groups have been combining a half day visit to Dalkey with a half day visit to the European Shopping Centre of the Year at Dundrum.